Trader Joe’s Frozen Food Staples You Should Always Keep in Stock

Face it: More often than not, we’re scrambling on weeknights to make a well-rounded, made-from-scratch dinner. And more often than not, we’re reaching into the freezer to grab one of our go-to frozen meals, toss it into either the oven or microwave to quickly get dinner on the table — be it dinner for the whole fam or dinner for one. That’s why we always keep our freezer stocked with a rotating handful of frozen food staples from none other than Trader Joe’s.

When it comes to meals that are both quick-and-easy to make and consistently tasty, we turn to Trader Joe’s. Truly, every section of the store has its strengths, from Everything But the Bagel Seasoning in the spices aisle to Trader Joe’s Wine Country Chicken Salad front-and-center in the on-the-go section. But it’s the store’s frozen food aisle that’s chock-full of must-haves.

From beef and broccoli that’ll take mere minutes to heat up on the stove to hatch chile macaroni and cheese that’ll not only set you back a whole $2.99, but also fill you up on nights when you’re pressed for time, ahead are Trader Joe’s best-of-the-best frozen food offerings.